Regulations for the Prohibition of the Use of Certain Names or Descriptions for Wine
|Date of Text (Issued):||March 16, 1962|
|Type of Text:||Implementing Rules/Regulations|
|Subject Matter:||Geographical Indications, Trade Names, Trademarks|
|Notes:||These Regulations are promulgated under Government Notice No. R. 426 of March 16, 1962.|
The notification by South Africa to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'These Regulations list certain names or descriptions of wine which are not to be used as names of South African wines and also prohibits the sale in South Africa of any wine bearing those names and descriptions if not originating in France.'
|WIPO Lex No.:||ZA012|